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NBC Evening News for
Friday, Oct 27, 1978

Headline: Woman Climber

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(Studio) Report on Beverly Johnson's accomplishment.
REPORTER: John Chancellor

(Yosemite National Park, California) Film of Johnson reaching top of El Capitan Mt. after climbing it alone shown; Johnson decision to participate in women's expedition to New Guinea noted. [JOHNSON - says New Guinea will be more exploration than climbing; tells of thoughts while climbing El Capitan.]
REPORTER: Rick Davis

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Program Time:05:54:30 pm - 05:56:30 pm. Duration: 02:00
Reporters:Chancellor, John; Davis, Rick
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Broadcast Type:Evening News Segment Type: News Content
Record Number:496411